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Plenty of outdoor work to be done and not much competion from pubs, concerts, football, tennis...
Lockdown gives you plenty of time to catch up on your home DIY and garden projects, such as shed-building, workbenches, roofing, green projects such as water butts, ponds, etc.
Now the summer is here, choose jobs that benefit from the dry weather - fix the roof, do the gutters. Sills can be repaired and repainted.
Decking can be fixed or renewed, or create a new installation.
Conservatories can be enjoyed best in the summer - if you have not got one, they can be fitted quite quickly in good weather, and do not need planning permsition as they are not a proper extension.
Should you let a work person into your home during lockdown?
Social distancing, gloves, wash hands, face mask. If possible, be out of the room(s) they are working in. Here is a useful link: Which magazine advice >
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